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Center City Philadelphia Restaurants

Vetri CucinaVetri Cucina
2072 reviews
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Italian | Center City, Philadelphia

Outstanding service and food. More

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Double KnotDouble Knot
1645 reviews
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Sushi | Center City, Philadelphia

Best restaurant experience in the city. Everything was truly amazing! More

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Serpico - PhiladelphiaSerpico - Philadelphia
1321 reviews
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American | Center City, Philadelphia

Eclectic and inventive menu, great venue for sharing to try the numerous options. Informed and attentive service. A little pricey when eating the "recommended" number of plates. Very much enjoyed. More

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Butcher & SingerButcher & Singer
5887 reviews
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Steak | Center City, Philadelphia

Exceptional food, beautiful decor, and great customer service! More

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Abe FisherAbe Fisher
1198 reviews
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Global, International | Center City, Philadelphia

Excellent meal, lovely and quiet atmosphere, creative menu. We specified that it was our 50th anniversary and we were greeted with a drink and complimentary menu items. What a memorable experience. More

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MorimotoMorimoto
5092 reviews
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Japanese | Center City, Philadelphia

Fabulous experience. Server was wonderful in making recommendations to our liking! More

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LacroixLacroix
2372 reviews
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Continental | Center City, Philadelphia

Great experience. Will go back for the tasting menu. More

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Vernick Coffee BarVernick Coffee Bar
66 reviews
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Café | Center City, Philadelphia

Went here for our anniversary lunch, and we were not disappointed. We had a great meal, great drinks, great service. More

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Trattoria CarinaTrattoria Carina
130 reviews
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Italian | Center City, Philadelphia

We really like this restaurant. Wonderful friendly staff, very good interesting but not so way out food. Great neighborhood restaurant. Family tables in addition to individual tables. Has bar but can also bring own wine. Definitely would recommend!!!! More

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El VezEl Vez
4636 reviews
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Mexican / Southwestern | Center City, Philadelphia

Excellent atmosphere, the servers were attentive and pleasant. The food was amazing and the drinks were very good. Will definitely be back soon! More

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The DandelionThe Dandelion
5091 reviews
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Gastro Pub | Center City, Philadelphia

Went for my boyfriends birthday! It was all around great. Food came quickly and service was amazing. They even sent out ice cream with a candle that was outstanding! More

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Nomad RomanNomad Roman
49 reviews
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Pizzeria | Center City, Philadelphia

Great pizza and the best Caesar salad ever. Warm and friendly service. We loved it More

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Davio's - PhiladelphiaDavio's - Philadelphia
3010 reviews
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Italian | Center City, Philadelphia

We had a fabulous waiter. The service was very attentive and the food was very good. More

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Charlie was a sinner.Charlie was a sinner.
1064 reviews
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Tapas / Small Plates | Center City, Philadelphia

Great place! So much character! Delicious vegan food and drink and the service was exceptional. More

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Kanella GrillKanella Grill
239 reviews
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Greek | Center City, Philadelphia

Definitely try the dips of the day and the mezze is totally worth the price..if going in a large group. BYOB is the icing on the cake. More

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Sampan - PhiladelphiaSampan - Philadelphia
3531 reviews
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Asian | Center City, Philadelphia

Had a reservation, checked in early and was still seated a half hour after my reservation time. However, the food was amazing and executed quickly. Would go back again simply for the food. More

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Bar BombonBar Bombon
703 reviews
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Vegan | Center City, Philadelphia

Food was excelent as well as the service! Recommend the Cuban sandwich and for dessert, the tres de leche cake. More

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Barbuzzo RestaurantBarbuzzo Restaurant
4594 reviews
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Mediterranean | Center City, Philadelphia

Stopped in for a business lunch. We were pressed for time and the server did an excellent job expediting our meal, which was delicious. 12/10 would dine there again. More

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Little Nonna'sLittle Nonna's
2448 reviews
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Italian | Center City, Philadelphia

The food, service, cleanliness was excellent!! My husband and I look forward to the next time. I highly recommend to make a reservation today to try the well prepared food and you must try the desserts. More

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IndeBlue - PhiladelphiaIndeBlue - Philadelphia
1490 reviews
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Indian | Center City, Philadelphia

Outstanding food and an enthusiastic and knowledgeable server made our dining experience an excellent one. More

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Estia - PhiladelphiaEstia - Philadelphia
6019 reviews
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Greek | Center City, Philadelphia

We went to Estia for a lunch meeting. The serice was outstanding and the location is well-suited to a business lunch. I had the lemon soup and the Mediterranean salad with Calimari. It was a perfect size and tasted good. I will return . More

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P.S. & Co.P.S. & Co.
198 reviews
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Vegan | Center City, Philadelphia

Such a beautiful space to enjoy a delicious meal! Highly recommend to everyone, not just those looking for vegan and gluten free! More

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Thanal Indian TavernThanal Indian Tavern
46 reviews
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Indian | Center City, Philadelphia

Both the service, food and cocktails were all outstanding. Overall a fantastic experience. We would definitely go back! More

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The Capital Grille - PhiladelphiaThe Capital Grille - Philadelphia
4495 reviews
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Steak | Center City, Philadelphia

I was in the hospital on Valentines Day, so this was a makeup date. The staff was very good to us! More

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Bud & Marilyn'sBud & Marilyn's
2674 reviews
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American | Center City, Philadelphia

Excellent food and excellent service - highly recommend - lamb was amazing and the best fried chicken I have ever had. More

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KinmeKinme
30 reviews
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Sushi | Center City, Philadelphia

The rolls are creative and unique, with unexpected ingredients that really worked well together! The ingredients were all very fresh and flavorful. Can't wait to go back! More

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Pub & KitchenPub & Kitchen
354 reviews
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American | Center City, Philadelphia

My husband and I have been coming here for about 3 years. I was a huge fan of their burger. The French fried onions, whisky sauce and skinny shoe string fries. However, we went this past Saturday and their burger had changed. The burger had regular fried onions, regular fries and dijonaise sauce. I was so disappointed, the burger was just okay. I most likely wouldn’t come back from the burger, and would go somewhere else. We asked the server and she said they change their burger all the time? However, every time I’ve gone it’s been amazing until this past visit. More

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The Prime RibThe Prime Rib
3721 reviews
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Steakhouse | Center City, Philadelphia

Outstanding prime rib, the best in the U.S. Carlos, our regular server, provided the big standard of service expected in a fine dining restaurant. More

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Ocean Prime - PhiladelphiaOcean Prime - Philadelphia
2956 reviews
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Seafood | Center City, Philadelphia

Went to Ocean Prime for a friends birthday. The food and ambiance were good. The waiter was very friendly and attentive to our needs. Will definitely go to the restaurant again More

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JamoneraJamonera
1663 reviews
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Spanish | Center City, Philadelphia

Never disappoints. I love coming as the kitchen always is accommodating. Brought an old friend who had never been there before He thought it was great More

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Porcini - PhiladelphiaPorcini - Philadelphia
1471 reviews
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Italian | Center City, Philadelphia

Great meal. Great service. Friendly owner, Dave, treated us like old friends! More

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TimeTime
542 reviews
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Contemporary American | Center City, Philadelphia

A good friend ended up moving back into town and was looking to spend her birthday at a live music food joint. After searching up a couple of spots, South included. I ended up choosing this place. Went in on a Sunday night and we all were impressed with the ambiance and the jazz band that played that night. Food and cocktails were also noteworthy. Definitely recommend for a date night or a place to enjoy good jazz with food and drinks. More

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Urban Farmer- PhiladelphiaUrban Farmer- Philadelphia
1146 reviews
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Steakhouse | Center City, Philadelphia

Such a great experience. Food was phenomenal. Service was great. Love the ambiance and design. I’ll be back again for sure! More

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Xiandu Thai Fusion CuisineXiandu Thai Fusion Cuisine
298 reviews
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Thai | Center City, Philadelphia

We shared several dishes pre theater. The food was nicely presented and very flavorful. Our server Rafael was friendly and attentive but not intrusive. We will happily return for an encore performance. More

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Effie's RestaurantEffie's Restaurant
448 reviews
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Greek | Center City, Philadelphia

LOVED this place. Such a good authentic atmosphere. We stumbled onto this place last minute because we wanted to have something different than the usual. Definitely try the hummus trio, and the moussaka!!! More

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Keen PhillyKeen Philly
62 reviews
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American | Center City, Philadelphia

Love the gnocchi dish! My husband had the roasted chicken and enjoyed it My girlfriend had the cauliflower salad and her husband had the chicken salad sandwich Beautiful bar and lovely bartender More

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Bleu SushiBleu Sushi
273 reviews
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Japanese | Center City, Philadelphia

Loud, terrible music selection (a radio station with commercials!), but really good service and quick and easy. Good location. BYO! Wings and sushi were good. Almost all their specialty rolls have spicy tuna or spicy crab so we didn’t get many. More

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Lolita RestaurantLolita Restaurant
1086 reviews
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Mexican | Center City, Philadelphia

The Lolita Carne Asada is worth the visit. Beautiful on the plate, and phenomenal flavor. Sit at the bar to watch the kitchen crew create the art! Great friendly service by everyone. More

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Del Frisco's Double Eagle Steakhouse - PhiladelphiaDel Frisco's Double Eagle Steakhouse - Philadelphia
6918 reviews
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Steakhouse | Center City, Philadelphia

It was perfect from start to finish. The location interior was amazing, the personnel were gracious, and the food beyond compare. More

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Bistro La BaiaBistro La Baia
197 reviews
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Italian | Center City, Philadelphia

Delicious food and amazing service! More

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Alma De CubaAlma De Cuba
4867 reviews
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Cuban | Center City, Philadelphia

The meal was amazing and the service was great! This was my 2nd time there and Alma De Cuba did not disappoint! I highly recommend it! More

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Pietro's Italian - WalnutPietro's Italian - Walnut
822 reviews
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Italian | Center City, Philadelphia

Excellent food, service and ambiance. Would recommend this restaurant. More

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Chima Steakhouse - PhiladelphiaChima Steakhouse - Philadelphia
5206 reviews
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Steakhouse | Center City, Philadelphia

The Service was Great! We're greeted with taken to our table within 2 minutes with no wait. Love the food, meat was delicious. Will definitely come back! More

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a.bara.bar
34 reviews
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American | Center City, Philadelphia

Excellent service, along with interesting and very well made and presented food. Great experience in cozy space. More

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OpaOpa
968 reviews
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Greek | Center City, Philadelphia

We always visit when we come to Philadelphia. More

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R2LR2L
4847 reviews
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American | Center City, Philadelphia

My husband and I ate dinner there for the first time and the ambience and customer service was great. The food was fresh and delicious. More

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Marathon - 19th & MarketMarathon - 19th & Market
26 reviews
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American | Center City, Philadelphia

I was always a big fan of the Marathon Grill but haven’t eaten there in a few years. I was really disappointed when I tried it again. They used to have the best hand cut fries. Now they are bland fries you could make yourself from a bag. Also, the special, blackened Mahi Mahi, was tasty but short on the fish. What a disappointment except for the service which was awesome. More

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Ristorante La BucaRistorante La Buca
773 reviews
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Italian | Center City, Philadelphia

Everything was fantastic...ambience, food and service. Will definitely go back More

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Harper's GardenHarper's Garden
204 reviews
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American | Center City, Philadelphia

Amazing drinks and amazing food! More

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Fadó Irish Pub - PhiladelphiaFadó Irish Pub - Philadelphia
117 reviews
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Comfort Food | Center City, Philadelphia

Great time and our server Dana was Awesome! She gave great drink and menu recommendations More

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JonesJones
1598 reviews
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American | Center City, Philadelphia

The chicken and waffles dish is incredible. The chicken is very juicy and tasty. The waffle is big; crispy outside and soft inside. The dish arrived at the table looking great. No traces of oil (which is a turn off for me) anywhere. Outstanding service too. More

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VedaVeda
406 reviews
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Indian | Center City, Philadelphia

Excellent service, food, and drinks! More

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Bank & BourbonBank & Bourbon
880 reviews
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American | Center City, Philadelphia

A bit pricey but if I’m going to pay that much I would expect the quality that we received. More

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Taqueria Feliz - ManayunkTaqueria Feliz - Manayunk
369 reviews
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Mexican | Center City, Philadelphia

Excellent food and ambience! Will definitely be coming back :) More

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Maggiano's - PhiladelphiaMaggiano's - Philadelphia
5199 reviews
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Italian | Center City, Philadelphia

Casual dinner date. Maggiano’s staff, and food are always excellent regardless of which one I visit. More

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SOUTH Jazz ClubSOUTH Jazz Club
395 reviews
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Southern | Center City, Philadelphia

The food and drink were great! We booked in the Jazz Parlour. We thoroughly enjoyed Chantae Cann and her band! A beautiful experience overall! More

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The Butcher BarThe Butcher Bar
656 reviews
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American | Center City, Philadelphia

My wife and I had a great time here for lunch. The food was excellent, service was prompt and friendly, and the space itself was really nice. Our only complaint was that the noise level was insane for their only being about 5 tables in use. The acoustics are just horrible, which is why I think it was so hard to hear each other when we talked. Other than the noise, it was great. I’d still recommend it. More

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AtticoAttico
12 reviews
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Bar / Lounge / Bottle Service | Center City, Philadelphia

Great for wine n cheese. More

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Cooperage - PhiladelphiaCooperage - Philadelphia
267 reviews
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American | Center City, Philadelphia

Great place. More

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Vintage Wine Bar & BistroVintage Wine Bar & Bistro
226 reviews
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French American | Center City, Philadelphia

Grata food and wine. The mussels were amazing! More

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MercatoMercato
1041 reviews
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Italian | Center City, Philadelphia

branzino special was outstanding - crispiest skin! More

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Franky Bradley’sFranky Bradley’s
230 reviews
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American | Center City, Philadelphia

We had a group of 10 people and we had came from a performance at the Kimmel Center. Franky Bradley's advertised 15% off your entire bill with your theatre ticket or stub in the Kimmel program. They honored this advertisement for our group. The food was great and Nicole was a wonderful waitress. Dave who also helped our group was great to work with as well. I definitely would go back to this restaurant again. More

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Nom Wah PhiladelphiaNom Wah Philadelphia
262 reviews
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Chinese | Center City, Philadelphia

Went at noon on a weekday so it wasn’t crowded whatsoever. The waitress was terrific. I liked the clear menu with pictures describing verbally and visually each item and the ability to select those on the checklist. The food was fresh and clearly made to order. More

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City Tap House - Logan SquareCity Tap House - Logan Square
338 reviews
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American | Center City, Philadelphia

Excellent service from Brian. Good food. Everything was handled well. More

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MixtoMixto
1510 reviews
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Cuban | Center City, Philadelphia

I've been to A LOT of Latino-flavored Happy Hours all over Philadelphia ever since I moved here 15 years ago, so I can say, without a doubt: Mixto has an OUTSTANDING Happy Hour! The empanadas (all fillings) are delicious, the maduro relleno is the perfect mix of platain, meat-filling, and crema fresca. And their desserts and drinks are always a treat! More

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Green SoulGreen Soul
63 reviews
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Vegetarian | Center City, Philadelphia

Great atmosphere and service is impeccable. Definitely going back especially when family and friends come to visit. More

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Iron Hill - Center CityIron Hill - Center City
286 reviews
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American | Center City, Philadelphia

The customer service from the manager Matt and Clara was AWESOME! More

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Fogo de Chao Brazilian Steakhouse - PhiladelphiaFogo de Chao Brazilian Steakhouse - Philadelphia
3124 reviews
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Brazilian Steakhouse | Center City, Philadelphia

Market table is always plentiful, and prices right. New Produce Company supplier, but couldn't tell the difference More

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Con Murphy's Irish PubCon Murphy's Irish Pub
163 reviews
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American | Center City, Philadelphia

Food and service were great. It was packed since it was St. Patty's Day. The specialty menu of traditional food was a hit with my family More

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Morton's The Steakhouse - PhiladelphiaMorton's The Steakhouse - Philadelphia
1537 reviews
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Steakhouse | Center City, Philadelphia

Amazing dinner, service was excellent, food was even better! Highly recommend! More

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Varga BarVarga Bar
29 reviews
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American | Center City, Philadelphia

Very pleasant server. Nice atmosphere. Great food More

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Xochitl - PhiladelphiaXochitl - Philadelphia
1310 reviews
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Mexican | Center City, Philadelphia

So, so so good! We took a group of friends because it's one of our favorites and everyone loved it! More

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SUGASUGA
686 reviews
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Chinese | Center City, Philadelphia

My first experience here and it was great. All 3 of my party enjoyed it. More

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SOUTHSOUTH
963 reviews
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Contemporary Southern | Center City, Philadelphia

Always have a great time, tweaking the way seating is done would help add to a great time. More

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Devil's Alley – PhiladelphiaDevil's Alley – Philadelphia
479 reviews
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Comfort Food | Center City, Philadelphia

Disclaimer: we went here for dinner on the day of Erin Express/St. Paddy's celebration. It was loud, but luckily they seated us far away enough from rowdy groups so that I wouldn't be yelling across the table. Food was reasonably priced, but I think the specialty cocktails were a bit overpriced. The daily drink specials (for us it was $6 Stateside vodka drinks) do not apply to the specialty cocktails. The decor was nice, and I get why everyone is constantly Instagramming this place. Service was excellent, and all the staff were very friendly. More

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ChopsChops
428 reviews
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Steakhouse | Center City, Philadelphia

Fantastic! One of my favorite places near the office. More

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Aki Nom Nom Sushi & RamenAki Nom Nom Sushi & Ramen
40 reviews
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Sushi | Center City, Philadelphia

Service was very good. We had a party of 5 which stayed for a decent amount of time, yet we always had good attentive service. Food was good. More

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Barra Rossa – PhiladelphiaBarra Rossa – Philadelphia
1434 reviews
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Italian | Center City, Philadelphia

Great table upstairs,good service.Good food...Had a great time ,will do it again... More

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Tio FloresTio Flores
16 reviews
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Mexican | Center City, Philadelphia

The pork tacos were amazing! More

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Liberte LoungeLiberte Lounge
506 reviews
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French | Center City, Philadelphia

Very lovely afternoon. The service was exceptional and the food delicious More

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Kabuki SushiKabuki Sushi
22 reviews
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Sushi | Center City, Philadelphia

Always fantastic!! Freshest sushi & fantastic servers! Our favorite sushi place in Chinatown! More

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Spice 28Spice 28
476 reviews
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Chinese | Center City, Philadelphia

Delicious food and friendly service is why we keep going back again and again! More

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Caribou CafeCaribou Cafe
918 reviews
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French | Center City, Philadelphia

Just very hot up on the second level. We should have asked to move downstairs as it was a good 10 degrees lower on the first. Service was great and food very good. More

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Fergie's PubFergie's Pub
6 reviews
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Irish | Center City, Philadelphia

Food was very good, fun ambiance. Server accidentally dropped half my sandwich and gave us new one and didn’t charge for either. Will go back for some fun pub fare! More

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AqimeroAqimero
340 reviews
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Contemporary American | Center City, Philadelphia

A wonderful ambiance in a beautiful place and great food with outstanding service. Enjoy!! More

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Max Brenner - PhiladelphiaMax Brenner - Philadelphia
3579 reviews
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Comfort Food | Center City, Philadelphia

Amazing dessert, amazing service, amazing ambiance. I love this place and would absolutely recommend it and will be returning. More

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LibertineLibertine
174 reviews
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Contemporary American | Center City, Philadelphia

My 4th times here. Hostess seated us right away, our server was great. Brunch was awesome. Everything taste so good. Everything was great. Definitely will be back. More

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Seorabol Center CitySeorabol Center City
27 reviews
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Korean | Center City, Philadelphia

Great double date spot for the adventurous eater. More vegetarian options than expected and they were delish. Server was super helpful in explanations and portions. Good times More

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The TavernThe Tavern
172 reviews
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Contemporary American | Center City, Philadelphia

This is an adorable place with very friendly servers. That being said, I'll have to say that the service was "relaxed" once we placed our order. It took a pretty long time for things to come out of the kitchen; not sure what the problem was. We didn't mind too much, because we were enjoying relaxing over our drinks and getting caught up with each other, but be aware. Once the food arrived, we enjoyed it very much. More

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Square 1682Square 1682
1583 reviews
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American | Center City, Philadelphia

Our server was exceptional! More

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Jane G'sJane G's
467 reviews
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Chinese | Center City, Philadelphia

Veggie spring rolls and chicken fried rice! Outstanding service! More

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Tir Na Nog  - PhiladelphiaTir Na Nog - Philadelphia
288 reviews
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Irish | Center City, Philadelphia

Went there for brunch before the St. Patrick's Day parade and it was fantastic! Food was delicious, service was great and the ambiance was perfect. Will definitely go back!! More

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Su Xing HouseSu Xing House
33 reviews
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Chinese | Center City, Philadelphia

My wife and I were in Philadelphia for a two day get away. Found Su Xing House on Yelp. It didn’t disappoint. They sat us a window table, just above street level. The lighting was just right! Very little noise and our waitress was very attentive. And by the way, the food was delicious. We highly recommend. More

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XIX Nineteen - The Bellevue HotelXIX Nineteen - The Bellevue Hotel
3070 reviews
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Contemporary American | Center City, Philadelphia

We had an amazing experience. Our bartender, Steve was such a wonderful host. Personable and caring. Able to engage in conversation with anyone. Food and drinks were prepared perfectly. Our server, Dan, went above and beyond. I highly recommend going for dinner, brunch, breakfast or even just a cocktail. More

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Lou Bird'sLou Bird's
116 reviews
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American | Center City, Philadelphia

Highly recommend the chicken Marsala. Service was great as well. More

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PinefishPinefish
454 reviews
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Seafood | Center City, Philadelphia

All most delicious - interesting and well prepared - nice to have variety and also smaller portions! More

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Smokin' Betty'sSmokin' Betty's
1370 reviews
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Comfort Food | Center City, Philadelphia

Smokin Betty's is a good find. We like it especially when we attend a show at the Walnut Street Theater. Reservations are a must, the place fills up quickly. The food is plentiful, very tasty. The choices are pub type food with a relaxed atmosphere. Our order took a bit longer than expected, just a busy evening. This is my second time at this restaurant and I would go again. More

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ValanniValanni
2638 reviews
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Mediterranean | Center City, Philadelphia

We were fortunate enough to dine on a lovely evening and we were seated right at the open window. The people watching was great and so was the food. More

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VolverVolver
240 reviews
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Contemporary American | Center City, Philadelphia

Service was warm and friendly. Food was delicious. We especially loved the soup on the Pre-Theatre menu. Meals were as pleasing to the eye as to the palate. Overall, a totally enjoyable meal! More

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McCormick & Schmick's Seafood - PhiladelphiaMcCormick & Schmick's Seafood - Philadelphia
4257 reviews
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Seafood | Center City, Philadelphia

Delicious food and super great service. The servers actually smile and are happy to help you enjoy your experience at their establishment! More

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Center City Philadelphia Diners' Choice Winners

Center City Philadelphia's best restaurants based upon thousands of OpenTable diner reviews
Vetri CucinaVetri Cucina
2072 reviews
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Italian | Center City, Philadelphia

Outstanding service and food. More

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Double KnotDouble Knot
1645 reviews
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Sushi | Center City, Philadelphia

Best restaurant experience in the city. Everything was truly amazing! More

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Abe FisherAbe Fisher
1198 reviews
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Global, International | Center City, Philadelphia

Excellent meal, lovely and quiet atmosphere, creative menu. We specified that it was our 50th anniversary and we were greeted with a drink and complimentary menu items. What a memorable experience. More

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Serpico - PhiladelphiaSerpico - Philadelphia
1321 reviews
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American | Center City, Philadelphia

Eclectic and inventive menu, great venue for sharing to try the numerous options. Informed and attentive service. A little pricey when eating the "recommended" number of plates. Very much enjoyed. More

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Butcher & SingerButcher & Singer
5887 reviews
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Steak | Center City, Philadelphia

Exceptional food, beautiful decor, and great customer service! More

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MorimotoMorimoto
5092 reviews
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Japanese | Center City, Philadelphia

Fabulous experience. Server was wonderful in making recommendations to our liking! More

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Vernick Coffee BarVernick Coffee Bar
66 reviews
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Café | Center City, Philadelphia

Went here for our anniversary lunch, and we were not disappointed. We had a great meal, great drinks, great service. More

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Nomad RomanNomad Roman
49 reviews
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Pizzeria | Center City, Philadelphia

Great pizza and the best Caesar salad ever. Warm and friendly service. We loved it More

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Bar BombonBar Bombon
703 reviews
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Vegan | Center City, Philadelphia

Food was excelent as well as the service! Recommend the Cuban sandwich and for dessert, the tres de leche cake. More

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Trattoria CarinaTrattoria Carina
130 reviews
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Italian | Center City, Philadelphia

We really like this restaurant. Wonderful friendly staff, very good interesting but not so way out food. Great neighborhood restaurant. Family tables in addition to individual tables. Has bar but can also bring own wine. Definitely would recommend!!!! More

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Discover Center City

The whole world should knows that there’s more to the diverse dining scene of Center City than cheesesteaks and hoagies. Israeli, Mexican, Japanese and a melting pot of other cuisines are dished up daily in the shadow of the Liberty Bell. French bistros are becoming as commonplace as Italian delis. If you haven’t tried black truffle pizza, what’s stopping you? Whether it’s a cocoa-cured rack of lamb or a vegan wood-roasted carrot that you’re craving, Center City likely has it. Fine dining establishments and casual rooftop bars co-exist in perfect harmony, and top chefs collaborate rather than compete. By the way, the iconic cheesesteaks and hoagies aren't bad either.